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2005 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

PRENATAL CARE-CONTENT

During any of your prenatal care visits, did a doctor, nurse, or other health care worker talk to you about any of the things listed below? THE BABY BLUES (POSTPARTUM DEPRESSION)

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 992 278 27.3 24.0-30.9 714 72.7 69.1-76.0
Age
< 20 years 93 23 21.2 12.5-33.6 70 78.8 66.4-87.5
20-24 years 241 60 22.8 16.6-30.3 181 77.2 69.7-83.4
25-34 years 508 151 29.9 25.2-35.0 357 70.1 65.0-74.8
35+ years 150 44 30.0 21.5-40.0 106 70.0 60.0-78.5
Race
White 716 204 26.9 23.1-31.1 512 73.1 68.9-76.9
Black 238 60 26.4 19.4-34.8 178 73.6 65.2-80.6
Other 38 14 39.9 22.7-60.1 24 60.1 39.9-77.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 120 56 44.0 33.9-54.8 64 56.0 45.2-66.1
No 872 222 24.3 20.9-28.0 650 75.7 72.0-79.1
Education
< High School 186 54 31.1 23.4-39.9 132 68.9 60.1-76.6
High School 286 75 23.5 17.6-30.6 211 76.5 69.4-82.4
> High School 518 148 27.4 23.0-32.2 370 72.6 67.8-77.0
Marital Status
Married 640 177 27.4 23.5-31.8 463 72.6 68.2-76.5
Other 352 101 27.1 21.4-33.7 251 72.9 66.3-78.6
Income
14,999 or less 282 82 27.6 21.3-34.8 200 72.4 65.2-78.7
15,000-24,999 153 45 29.1 20.6-39.4 108 70.9 60.6-79.4
25,000-49,999 177 48 28.6 21.3-37.2 129 71.4 62.8-78.7
50,000 or more 294 77 25.1 19.6-31.6 217 74.9 68.4-80.4
WIC recipient
No 541 162 30.4 25.9-35.3 379 69.6 64.7-74.1
Yes 443 114 23.3 18.6-28.9 329 76.7 71.1-81.4
Medicaid recipient
No 465 129 27.3 22.7-32.4 336 72.7 67.6-77.3
Yes 527 149 27.4 22.7-32.6 378 72.6 67.4-77.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 446 129 28.0 24.1-32.3 317 72.0 67.7-75.9
2500+ grams 546 149 27.3 23.7-31.2 397 72.7 68.8-76.3

~Due to low response rates in the later part of the year, the 2005 PRAMS tables only comprise data for January through August births.

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50.
N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
The percentages shown are weighted percentages, designed to reflect the entire population of North Carolina women having a live birth.

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